If you are annoyed at a player out on the pitch representing your Premier League club, there is a limit to what you can chant in his direction. Individual players are booed but mostly it is regarded as a step too far to conjure a ditty aimed at belittling him. Unless that player is not really your player at all.
Last week Norwich City fans were heard singing “F*** off back to Chelsea” to express their dismay with the performances of Billy Gilmour, who is on loan, like so many others, from the west London club.
Norwich are proving highly annoying this season and this unpleasant chorus from some among the travelling supporters at Selhurst Park, where their team lost 3-0, is unlikely to endear